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Preventing falls in older people with impaired vision

29 November 2022

Nursing Older People

Opinion

Older people with impaired vision are twice as likely to fall as those with normal eyesight, and the risks only increase with age. Falls cause pain, distress and...

Advice for nurses on handling difficult or aggressive colleagues

02 February 2023

Nursing Management

Feature

Team working is essential for delivering quality care, and in challenging times we need the support of colleagues more than ever. When someone is not pulling their...

How to deal with difficult or aggressive colleagues

01 March 2023

Nursing Standard

Feature

Team working is essential for delivering good care, and in challenging times we need the support of colleagues more than ever. When someone does not pull their...

Non-judgemental care when patients may have committed a crime

01 March 2023

Nursing Standard

Feature

Any nurse may have contact with patients accused or convicted of an offence.

When your patient may have committed a crime: how to provide non-judgemental care

02 March 2023

Mental Health Practice

Feature

For nurses working in prisons, mental health units and even hospital emergency departments, caring for people who have been charged with or have committed serious...

All you need to know about earwax removal

03 April 2023

Nursing Older People

Opinion

Earwax is a natural substance that helps protect ears from dirt and germs, but too much wax can lead to symptoms such as hearing loss, tinnitus, itchiness and...

All you need to know about earwax removal

04 April 2023

Primary Health Care

Opinion

With a lack of NHS services in many areas, how can primary and community nurses help patients with earwax build up?

How nurses can help increase cancer screening uptake among LGBT+ people

02 May 2023

Cancer Nursing Practice

Analysis

As nurses are aware, NHS cancer screening programmes can speed up diagnosis and prevent deaths. The UK’s screening programmes for breast, cervical and bowel cancer...

Saving lives in rescue operations: why crews need nurses like you

03 May 2022

Nursing Standard

Feature

Ever wondered what it might be like to be part of a lifeboat crew rescuing people from drowning, or a mountain rescue team saving lives in remote terrain and...

Tattoos, piercings and dyed hair: what does ‘professional’ look like?

02 August 2023

Nursing Standard

Feature

Having a tattoo does not make a nurse any less professional, brightly dyed hair has no impact on their competence, and piercings say nothing about an individual’s...